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India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 2): Interview with Simi Ahuja
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Simi Ahuja was born in Pennsylvania, but grew up in Minnesota. She graduated from college in Minnesota and works in health care administration. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, familiarity with parents' language, involvement in a women's group of second-generation children; family values; Indian community connections; spiritual life; self-acceptance, holiday celebrations; family trips to India; university experiences; future plans, advantages and challenges of being a second-generation child; struggle to balance cultural and familial expectations.
Quantity 23 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:26:43 running time
Creation Interviewer: Sonifer, Ms. Polly
Narrator: Ahuja, Ms. Simi
Subjects Asian Indian
Dates Creation: 04/10/1998
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 56
Accession Number AV1999.4.2
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 2)'